The Environment

Bold solutions for global challenges

The Environment

Bold solutions for global challenges

Astrophysicist Lee Spitler tackles the question of life in space
We journey to the final frontier with Dr Lee Spitler and discuss life among the stars and ask him to tackle the age-old question: are there extra-terrestrial lifeforms out there?
New centre leads pesticide-free fight against fruit fly
Fruit fly poses the number one threat to the nation's $8 billion fruit and vegetable industry. A new Macquarie University team is set to tackle the threat.
Communication is key: Lesley Hughes and climate change
There's near academic consensus around the existence of climate change but less so around the tools to reduce it. Maybe communication is the best tool for tackling one of the greatest issues of our time.